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50 Free & Frugal Ideas for Holiday Family Bonding
Society & Culture  (tags: Frugal, Holiday, Family, Bonding, Tips, Outing )

- 3158 days ago -
The article has gathered a list of 50 free or cheap outings and activities that will bring your family closer together this holiday season. Whether it is creating a work of art, building something new, simply playing a game, or traveling the world.
Painless Needles? Self-Adminstered Skin Patches for Vaccines Under Development
Science & Tech  (tags: needles, skin, patches, vaccines, pain, health )

- 3158 days ago -
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded $10 million to the Georgia Institute of Technology, Emory University and PATH, a Seattle-based nonprofit organization, to advance a technology for the painless,
40 Antique Shopping Blogs
World  (tags: Interior design, Home decoration, Antique, Shopping, Blogs )

- 3158 days ago -
The Internet has made antiques and learning about the trade more accessible, so even if you aren't in the market for anything in particular, you can devour the knowledge, giving an edge when you decide to make a purchase.
Genes Give Clue to Early Puberty
Health & Wellness  (tags: genes, puberty, girls, cancer, periods, obesity )

- 3158 days ago -
At least 30 genes appear to play a role in the age at which girls reach puberty, according to an international group of scientists.
Top 24 Designer Denim Blogs
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Denim, Designer, Blogs, Fashion, online resources )

- 3158 days ago -
Designer denim has skyrocketed in the past decade. Now it's premium this and selvedge that from a wide array of denim brands worldwide. There are hand-dyed jeans created in Japan aimed at hipsters and stretch jeans made in America.
Sarah Palin Accuses Barack and Michelle Obama of Being Unpatriotic
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Sarah Palin, barack obama, usa, patriotic )

- 3160 days ago -
Sarah Palin has accused Barack and Michelle Obama of being unpatriotic and suggested that they were racist.
Avid GPS Use May Hurt Your Memory
Science & Tech  (tags: gps, voice, dumb, brain, memory )

- 3160 days ago -
As reassuring as that GPS voice can be, you may want to turn it off next time you're trying to find your way. It may be dumbing down a region of your brain.
Cough Syrup Gives Clue to Breast Cancer Drug Dose
Health & Wellness  (tags: cough, syrup, breast cancer, drug, dose, patient )

- 3160 days ago -
Giving breast cancer patients cough syrup might tell doctors how well they will respond to a vital drug.
Hope for Treatment of Cocaine Addiction: Block Memories
Science & Tech  (tags: cocaine, memories, treatment, brain, memory, anxiety )

- 3161 days ago -
Two separate discoveries by researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) offer potential for development of a first-ever pharmacological treatment for cocaine addiction.
Satellite to Explore Astronaut Poop as Fuel Source
Science & Tech  (tags: satellite, space, fuel, astronaut )

- 3161 days ago -
The United Nations' first satellite, the $5 million UNESCOSat project, has a pretty clear goal: to find out if astronauts' faeces can be used as an effective fuel source in space.
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